Workforce Alliance offers career services to the
residents and businesses in Wayne County.

Honesdale Office

650 1/2 West Park Street, Honesdale, PA 18431
570-390-7613 option 2
workforce@wpworkforce.org

Pike County residents or businesses

Please visit or contact our partners at the Pike County Workforce Development Agency.

837 Route 6, Unit 2
Shohola, PA 18458
570-296-2909
workforce@pikepa.org

Workforce Alliance delivers a comprehensive array of services that focus on assisting young people with barriers to employment. We help young people prepare for post-secondary education and employment, attain credentials, and secure employment with career opportunities.

SERVICES INCLUDE:

Comprehensive guidance and counseling
Connecting to supportive services
Education & training for entering the work world  
Entrepreneurial skills training
Financial literacy education
Leadership development opportunities
Mentoring
Occupational skill training
Post-secondary education preparation activities
Paid and unpaid work experiences including jobs, pre-apprenticeship programs and internships
Tutoring
…more services are available!

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

  • An individual who is not attending school, age 16-24, and has one or more barriers to employment.

  • An individual who is attending school, age 14-21, meets low income criteria and has one or more barriers to employment.

Boyce Products Manufacturing, Damascus, PA.

Boyce Products Manufacturing, Damascus, PA.

JOB COACHING AND CAREER COUNSELING

A career coach partners with you in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires you to maximize your personal and professional potential.

Your coach can help you in the following ways:

  • Discover, clarify, and align your goals and ambitions.

  • Encourage self-discovery.

  • Draw out solutions and strategies.

  • Help build marketing materials including your resume and endorsements.

  • Hold you responsible and accountable.

This process can help you to unlock your potential, improve your leadership skills and dramatically improve your outlook on work and life.

Resume writing help at the PA CareerLink ®  office in Honesdale.

Resume writing help at the PA CareerLink® office in Honesdale.

INDIVIDUAL TRAINING ACCOUNTS

Individual Training Accounts are awarded to eligible individuals and provide skills training. Post-secondary institutions and private training organizations offer instruction leading to certification in high demand, high growth and high wage job skills.

New job training can help provide a needed boost for those looking to enhance their skills or find employment. Search for available training programs, financial aid and other resources through the Eligible Training Provider List website at www.cwds.pa.gov or go your local PA CareerLink® to apply. Individuals must meet requirements to be certified eligible.

Penn State Leadership Essentials Training

Penn State Leadership Essentials Training

ON-THE-JOB TRAINING

The On-the-Job Training program offers individuals the opportunity to learn job skills on-the-job while allowing employers to train new employees for specific job duties. This program provides businesses reimbursement of a percentage of a PA CareerLink® client's wages to absorb some of these training costs.